About - Lucie Strecker

Lucie Strecker (* 1977 Berlin) works as an artist and researcher in the fields of performance art and BioArt. She is a Fellow of the Berlin University of the Arts and holds a senior postdoc position at the Art & Science department of the University of Applied Arts Vienna, conducting the FWF Elise Richter PEEK project: “The Performative Biofact.” She is affiliated to the Arts in Medicine Program at the Vienna Medical University, working together with Klaus Spiess. Their performances and installations have been shown inter alia at Tanzquartier Vienna, the House of World Cultures, Berlin, the Beall Center for Art and Technology, Irvine, the Museum of Natural Science/Biofiction, Vienna, and the 21er Haus, Vienna.

Their works have been awarded the ZIM Performing Science Prize and a Prix Ars Electronica Honorary Mention. She has written about her work in Performance Research, The Lancet and with Diaphanes publishers and has taught or given guest lectures at the Berlin University of the Arts, the Medical University Vienna, Victoria University of Wellington, and the Inter-University Center for Dance Berlin.



Lucie Strecker